Jager: Rocket Attacks and Snow Days

  By Ron Jager As a kid growing up on the Grand Concourse in the Bronx, snow days were special events we waited for all winter long. As kids, we would...

Netanyahu: Arab Countries See Israel as ‘Indispensable Ally’ Against Iran

JNS.org – The Arab world’s perception of Israel is undergoing a seismic shift, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday. Addressing a 200-strong crowd in Jerusalem at the kick-off event...

Amazon Adds Hebrew Website for Global Sales

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — Amazon has made its international website available in Hebrew and is offering free delivery on purchases over $49. Hebrew becomes the eighth language offered by Amazon....

3 Police Officers Wounded in Clash With Residents of Yitzhar

JNS.org – Three police officers were wounded in the town of Yitzhar on Sunday night when they tried to arrest a former resident who was barred from the area. “Dozens...

Russian Hacker Extradited From Israel to U.S.

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — A Russian hacker being held in an Israeli prison is no longer a potential bargaining chip for the return of an Israeli-American woman being held...

Islamic Jihad Retaliates Against Targeted Killing, Hitting Tel Aviv With Missiles

Israel killed a top commander from Iran-backed Islamic Jihad in a rare targeted strike in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, and terrorists responded by firing rockets at Israeli cities, including...

Israel’s Business, Commerce Center Partly Shuts Down Following Missile Threat

CTech – An Israeli airstrike on Gaza Monday night that killed Islamic Jihad commander Bahaa Abu al-Atta ignited border conflict yet again, leading Israel’s south and center to shut...

Rivlin Calls for Unity at Memorial Service for Yitzhak Rabin

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin struck a message of unity and warned against incitement during a state memorial service on Sunday for the late prime minister Yitzhak Rabin, who was...

The Rabin Assassination Changed My Life

By Sivan Rahav Meir Translated by Shira Pasternak Be’eri When I was in seventh grade, I was part of a group of good kids from Herzliya. We came from excellent families...

Blue and White, Yisrael Beiteinu Parties Reach Preliminary Deal

The centrist Blue and White and secular-nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu parties have reached preliminary agreements on several issues in ongoing coalition talks, amid Israel’s ongoing political stalemate. The Israeli news site...
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US, Israeli Firefighters Work Side by Side As Rockets Fall

JNS.org – As rockets fell on southern and central Israel last week, a team of US firefighters worked side by side with their Israeli...

NY’s New Education Regulations Are Vital for Hasidic Children

By MIRIAM MOSTER NEW YORK (JTA) — On our first date nearly nine years ago, my (now) husband resolved to improve Hasidic education. He had grown up...

KKL-JNF, Terror Victims File Lawsuit Against U.S. Charity

JNS.org – The Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund and American victims of terror have filed an unprecedented lawsuit in Washington, D.C., targeting a U.S....

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